Zelensky Meets Nuclear Inspection Team in Kyiv

International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) officials met with President Zelensky in Kyiv, on Tuesday, August 30, according to Ukraine’s public broadcaster, Suspilne News.

In a press release on Monday, the IAEA said Ukraine assured that safety systems were operational and no increase in radiation levels had been recorded at the Zaporizhia Nuclear Power Plant, despite reported shelling in the area on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Satellite images, released on Monday, showed damage near the nuclear power plant.

The IAEA said that officials were working to “help ensure nuclear safety and security.”

Video posted by Suspilne News on Tuesday, shows Zelensky meeting with IAEA Director General Grossi and other officials in Kyiv. Credit: Suspilne News via Storyful

Video transcript

- Mr. President, good to see you, sir.

VOLODYMYR ZELENSKYY: [INAUDIBLE]. Nice to meet you.

- Nice to meet you again.

VOLODYMYR ZELENSKYY: How are you?

- Good, good, and you? Safe? Family?

VOLODYMYR ZELENSKYY: Yeah, thank you so much.

- Thank you very much.

VOLODYMYR ZELENSKYY: You're welcome.

- Thank you.

VOLODYMYR ZELENSKYY: Please. Nice to meet you.

- [INAUDIBLE]

VOLODYMYR ZELENSKYY: Thank you so much.

- [INAUDIBLE]

VOLODYMYR ZELENSKYY: Nice to--

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